Wolfson Guy Newton Clarendon Scholarship

The Wolfson Guy Newton Clarendon Scholarship is open to new DPhil students conducting biological, chemical or medical research.

The scholarship covers course fees, college fees and a stipend at the UK Research Council rate. 

Eligible degree subjects

All subjects involving biological, chemical or medical research.

Degree type

DPhil

Value of award

Course fees (at the Home/EU rate), college fees and a grant for living costs for full-time students of at least £14,553 (students on part-time courses will receive a study support grant instead). Awards are made for the full duration of fee liability (previous Oxford students are advised to check the University's Fees and Funding pages for exceptions due to prior study).

Residence criteria

Applicants from all countries are eligible.

Partnership

This award is offered in partnership with the Clarendon Fund.

How to apply

There is no separate application process. Applicants, whether internal or external, should apply to the University of Oxford under the standard procedures for graduate degrees for 2018-19. Applications should be made by the January deadline for your chosen course. The successful scholar will become a member of Wolfson College.

History of award

The Guy Newton Trust Fund was established from a donation in 1975 for the purpose of funding biological, chemical or medical research.  The donation was made by the EPA Cephalosporin Fund in memory of the chemist Guy Newton.  

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